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Passengers Love This Flight Attendant's Speech

This Southwest Airlines employee had passengers cheering as he walked them through security precautions before their flight took off.<p>Flight …

How to shoot amazing video from drones

A bird's eye camera sweeps over the green fields of Ireland, flies over the towering Cliffs of Moher and pans the ocean hundreds of feet below.<p>It's just like a scene in a movie. But this is not Hollywood magic. The spectacular footage was shot, not by a film crew in a helicopter, but with an …

100,000 e2e selenium tests? Sounds like a nightmare!

This story begins with a promo email I received from Sauce Labs…<p>“Ever wondered how an Enterprise company like Salesforce runs their QA tests? Learn …

10 Articles Every Programmer Must Read

Being a Java programmer and Software developer, I have learned a lot from articles titled as <i>What Every Programmer Should Know about .....</i> , they tend …

Value Types for Java

An efficient value-type facility at the JVM level should offer the following beneficial characteristics:<p><i>Scalarization</i>. Instances of value types …

Not Your Father's Java: An Opinionated Guide to Modern Java Development, Part 1

May 01, 2014<p>By Ron<p>This is part 1 in a three-part series: part 2, part 3<p>More working, useful code has been written in the Java programming language …

Native Union's Jump charging cable can juice up your devices on the go

It only took a little over 24 hours for Native Union's Jump, a charging cable with a built-in battery pack for juicing up on the go, to reach its funding on Kickstarter. Still, the company hasn't abandoned its booth here at CES to go out and celebrate, so we dropped in and laid some paws on the …

OLPC's got two new consumer kid tablets and accessories for CES

After months of waiting, we were pretty psyched to finally get our hands on the final version of One Laptop Per Child's first consumer-facing device, first announced this time last year. The anticipation may have played a role in our disappointment, but inevitably we just couldn't get behind what …

This Credit Card Startup Has A Way To Thwart Target-Style Hacking

Look into the future a moment and imagine Christmas shopping 2014. Target offers a great deal on a perfect gift. At the register, you recall that someone stole 40 million credit card numbers from the retailer in late 2013. Then, you as flick your fingerprint across the front of the biometric reader …

Tesla vs. Target: Which CEO Wrote the Better Open Letter?

<i>Len Kendall is the founder of</i> <i>CentUp</i><i>. Prior to starting a company he worked in PR where he helped put out fires and manage digital communications. He will probably regret this post sometime in the future when he screws up and doesn’t follow his own advice.</i><p>Two separate billion dollar companies have …

Exclusive - Secret contract tied NSA and security industry pioneer | Reuters

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - As a key part of a campaign to embed encryption software that it could crack into widely used computer products, the U.S. National Security Agency arranged a secret $10 million (£6 million) contract with RSA, one of the most influential firms in the computer security …

The iWallet Is Coming

<i>Post updated to reflect a misstatement about when Apple rolled out self checkout to its stores.</i><p>This week, Apple unveiled the first large-scale integration of iBeacon, a technology that, when coupled with their fingerprint identification system, may be another building block in building a …

MIT Wristband Could Make AC Obsolete

Here's a scary statistic: In 2007, 87 percent of households in the U.S. used air conditioning, compared to just 11 percent of households in Brazil …

Meet “badBIOS,” the mysterious Mac and PC malware that jumps airgaps | Ars Technica

Like a super strain of bacteria, the rootkit plaguing Dragos Ruiu is omnipotent.<p>Three years ago, security consultant Dragos Ruiu was in his lab when …

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Amazon's Elastic Transcoder converts audio files now, too (updated)

Amazon set out to makes our lives a tiny bit easier when it launched its cloud-based video transcoder back in January, and now, it's expanding the service to audio as well. In addition to converting media files into mobile-friendly formats, the platform will also allow users to turn their videos …